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Judge and Executioner: The Politics of Responding to Ethnic Cleansing in the Balkans
Journal of Genocide Research
  • Vaughn Shannon, Wright State University - Main Campus
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-2005
Abstract
Explores the problems of enforcing human rights norms in a world between the state of nature and the collective bodies of the United Nations system. International response to the horrors of ethnic cleansing; Responses to events abroad that are filtered through the lens of state interests; Reasons for skepticism in the face of genocide; Decentralized nature of the United Nations Security Council; Propensity for inaction existing at each level of judge and executioner; Unilateral response to human rights violations.
DOI
10.1080/14623520500044602
Citation Information
Vaughn Shannon. "Judge and Executioner: The Politics of Responding to Ethnic Cleansing in the Balkans" Journal of Genocide Research Vol. 7 Iss. 1 (2005) p. 47 - 66 ISSN: 14623528
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/vaughn_shannon/13/